GOLDEN HEART
Mark's first solo album released March, 1996

 
 

 

Track list:

1. Darling Pretty (04:32)
2. Imelda (05:27)
3. Golden Heart (05:01)
4. No Can Do (04:54)
5. Vic And Ray (04:36)
6. Don't You Get It (05:17)
7. A Night In Summer Long Ago (04:43)
8. Cannibals (03:41)
9. I'm The Fool (04:29)
10. Je Suis Désolé (05:14)
11. Rüdiger (06:04)
12. Nobody's Got The Gun (05:26)
13. Done With Bonaparte (05:07)
14. Are We In Trouble Now (05:55)

All songs written by Mark Knopfler

Musicians:

Mark Knopfler : guitar, vocals
Richard Bennett : accoustic guitar [1,2,3,8,9,11,12], guitar [5,6], tiplé [10]
Sonny Landreth : national steel guitar, backing vocals [10]
Paul Franklin : pedal steel [1,9,11,12,14]
Don Potter : accoustic guitar [14]
Guy Fletcher : keyboards [3,4,8,12], backing vocals [1,2,3,4,6,8]
Steve Nathan : hammon organ [1,2,8,9,12,14], keyboards [3,5,9,11,14]
Bill Cuomo : hammond organ [6]
Matt Rollings : piano [1,5,11]
Barry Beckett : piano [9,12]
Hargus 'Pig' Robbins : piano [14]
Michael Rhodes : bass [1,5,9,10,11,12,14]
Glenn Worf : bass [2,3,6], string bass [4,8]
Paul Moore : string bass [7], bass [13]
Eddie Bayers : drums [1,5,9,10,11,12,14]
Robbie Casserley : drums [13]
Danny Cummings : backing vocals [1,3,4,6,8,10,11], percussion [2,4,5,11,12,14]
Paul Brady : whistle [1,7,13]
Mairtin O'Connor : accordion [1,7,13]
Jo-El Sonnier : accordion [8]
Steve Conn : accordion [10]
Donal Lunny : bouzouki [1,7,13]
Sean Keane : violin [1,7,13]
Derek Bell : irish harp [1]
Terry McMillan : djembe [5]
Liam O'Flynn : uillean pipes [7,13]
Michael Doucet : fiddle [10]
Billy Ware : triangle [10]
Brendan Crocker : backing vocals [4,8]
Vince Gill : backing vocals [12,14]
Heike Barthe : backing vocals [11]

Production:

Recorded by Chuck Ainlay, assisted by Graham Lewis, at Emerald Sound Studios, Javelina Recording Studios and Sixteenth Avenue Sound, Nashville USA and at Air Studios in London UK.


Recorded by Brian Masterson at Windmill Lane Studios, Dublin. Mixed by Chuch Ainlay, assisted by Graham Lewis at Air Studios, London UK

Mastered by Denny Purcell, assisted by Jonathan Russell, at Georgetown Masters Inc., Nashville USA


Produced by Mark Knopfler and Chuck Ainlay

 

Golden Heart - official lyrics

 

Singles

1. Darling Pretty (plus two bonus tracks)

 
 

Darling Pretty/Gravy Train/My Claim To Fame

 

2. Darling Pretty - three track Special Edition

 
 

Darling Pretty/Gravy Train/My Claim To Fame

3. Cannibals (plus two bonus tracks)

 
 

Cannibals/Tall Order Baby/
What Have I Got to Do

 

4. Four From The Heart (4 track Promo)

 


Darling Pretty/Golden Heart/
A Night In Summer Long Ago/Rüdiger

 

1996 Golden Heart Tour Dates

 

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Kill To Get Crimson

All The Roadrunning

Shangri-La

The Very Best of Dire Straits/
Mark Knopfler

The Ragpicker's Dream

Sailing To Philadelphia

 

ALBUM BACK CATALOGUE

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